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Social, Community and Holiday Events for 2016
Huntington Beach Council on Aging offers an array of social activities, and events designed to make an Active Aging lifestyle fun and enjoyable. The list is the most current events we have to offer. Check back again for more exciting events coming soon.
Wednesday Walkers (Every Wednesday)
STEP ONE: This program takes place every Wednesday at 8:30am. Participants will meet at the Senior Center and then walk either a 30-minute or 1 hour loop throughout Central Park.
STEP TWO: This program is FREE! But to join you’ll still need to sign-up at the front desk or online at HBSANDS.org. Activity number 450893-5A
STEP THREE: Show up each Wednesday morning starting September 14th wearing comfortable clothing and appropriate shoes. Let’s get healthy together!
A BRAND NEW WALKING CLUB LED BY STAFF AND VOLUNTEERS! FREE!
Go Ahead , Bake My Day W/ Step on Guide Curt & Tam O Shanter Inn (Tuesday, March 13th, 2018)
Today the group is joined by step on guide Curt for the much loved LA “Foodie” tour where you will literally eat your way through the city. There is no better smell or taste than that of fresh baked bread and today we are visiting some of the most wonderful bakeries in LA to sample their delicious baked goods. You will even get a chance to visit a bread lounge to do some olive oil tasting. Enjoy an included lunch at the Tam O Shaner Inn, a charming replica of a cozy Scottish Inn that was established by Lawrence Frank and Walter Van De Kamp. All Visits subject to change. Member price $96 Non-Members $106. Depart 8:230 Return 6pm
Historical Districts Of LA W/ Step On Guide Hoffy (Wednesday, March 28th, 2018)
While many view LA as an imposing megalopolis, just off the beaten path there are all kinds of small enclaves of historic communities dotted throughout the community. LA is home to 27 historic districts each with their own heritage and story. Tour through the Arts District and see the beautiful Beaux Arts classics in the Spring Street Financial District. Next its to the Broadway Theater & Commercial Districts followed by a drive through the hidden Vitoria era mansions of the Angelino Heights area in Echo Park. On iconic Wilshire Blvd see the Art Deco classics of the Miracle Mile, Museum Row and the historic districts of gorgeous Hancock Park and Windsor Square. While in the Fairfax district enjoy lunch on your own at the original Farmers Market or The Grove. Member Price $62. Non-Member Price $72. Depart 8:30am Return 5:30pm
The Living Desert: Zoo & Gardens W/ Tram Tour & Included Lunch (Thursday, April 12, 2018)
The living desert is a wonderful combination of oasis, zoo, conservation center, botanical garden, natural history museum and wilderness park. Upon arrival enjoy an included box lunch then embark on a two hour safari tram tour of the grounds with a nature guide. Stops will be made at the major exhibits in the park. You will also get to walk through the wildlife hospital to see how the veterinarians keep the animals happy and healthy. To top off the day the group will visit the “Wildlife Wonders Show”. A highlight of the day will be a private viewing of the Amur Leopard from the district commissioners house which is closed to the general admission guests. Enjoy time at leisure to explore the grounds. On the way home the group will stop at Hadley’s for breads, nuts and date shakes. Suggested walking shoes. Member Price $86. Non-Member Price $96, Depart 8am Return 6:30pm